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The Spies of Shilling Lane: A Novel

Jennifer Ryan · Crown
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

From the bestselling author of The Chilbury Ladies' Choir comes a thrilling new WWII story about a village busybody - the mighty Mrs. Braithwaite - who resolves to find, and then rescue, her missing daughter

Mrs. Braithwaite, self-appointed queen of her English village,...
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The Summer Country: A Novel

Lauren Willig · William Morrow
Pages: 480
Format: Hardcover

The New York Times bestselling historical novelist delivers her biggest, boldest, and most ambitious novel yet - a sweeping Victorian epic of lost love, lies, jealousy, and rebellion set in colonial Barbados.

Barbados, 1854: Emily Dawson has always been the poor cousin in a prosperous...

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Every Man a Hero: A Memoir of D-Day, the First Wave at Omaha Beach, and a World at War

Ray Lambert · HarperLuxe
Pages: 448
Format: Large Print


Seventy-five years ago, he hit Omaha Beach with the first wave. Now Ray Lambert, ninety-eight years old, delivers one of the most remarkable memoirs of our time, a tour-de-force of remembrance evoking his role as a decorated...

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Theodore Roosevelt for the Defense: The Courtroom Battle to Save His Legacy

Dan Abrams · Hanover Square Press
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Coming soon! Theodore Roosevelt for the Defense: The Courtroom Battle to Save His Legacy by Dan Abrams and David Fisher will be available May 21, 2019.
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Truth Worth Telling: A Reporter's Search for Meaning in the Stories of Our Times

Scott Pelley · Hanover Square Press
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

An inspiring memoir from the front lines of history by award-winning 60 Minutes correspondent Scott Pelley

Don't ask the meaning of life. Life is asking, what's the meaning of you?

With this provocative question, Truth Worth Telling introduces us to unforgettable people who discovered...
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Auschwitz: Not Long Ago. Not Far Away.

Robert Jan van Pelt · Abbeville Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

This book tells a story to shake the conscience of the world. It is the catalogue of the first-ever traveling exhibition about the Auschwitz concentration camp, where 1.1 million people -- mostly Jews, but also non-Jewish Poles, Roma, and others -- lost their lives. More than 280 objects...
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Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century

George Packer · Knopf
Pages: 608
Format: Hardcover

From the award-winning author of The Unwinding--the vividly told saga of the ambition, idealism, and hubris of one of the most legendary and complicated figures in recent American history, set amid the rise and fall of U.S. power from Vietnam to Afghanistan

Richard Holbrooke...
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Why They Marched: Untold Stories of the Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote

Susan Ware · Belknap Press
Pages: 360
Format: Hardcover

Looking beyond the national leadership of the suffrage movement, an acclaimed historian gives voice to the thousands of women from different backgrounds, races, and religions whose local passion and protest resounded throughout the land.

For far too long, the history of how American...

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Normandy '44: D-Day and the Retaking of Europe

James Holland · Atlantic Monthly Press
Pages: 496
Format: Hardcover

D-Day, June 6, 1944, and the 76 days of bitter fighting in Normandy that followed the Allied landing, have become the defining episode of World War II in the West -- the object of books, films, television series, and documentaries. The story is a familiar one -- and yet, approaching the 75th...
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The Last Pirate of New York: A Ghost Ship, a Killer, and the Birth of a Gangster Nation

Rich Cohen · Spiegel & Grau
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Was he New York City's last pirate . . . or its first gangster? This is the true story of the bloodthirsty underworld legend who conquered Manhattan, port by port - for fans of Gangs of New York and Boardwalk Empire.

Handsome and charismatic, Albert Hicks had long been...
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